CTV News has learned that the Canada-U.S. border will remain closed to non-essential travel for at least another month, just days before the current agreement was set to expire.
Defence Minister Harjit Sajjan was aware in March that a military investigation was underway involving Maj.-Gen. Dany Fortin, several weeks before Fortin stepped aside from leading Canada's COVID-19 vaccine rollout, CTV News has learned. This comes after Prime Minister Justin Trudeau told reporters on Tuesday that he was informed 'a number of weeks ago.'
More than 46 per cent of Canadians have been vaccinated with at least one dose of a COVID-19 vaccine as of Tuesday afternoon, putting Canada on track to surpass the U.S.
Canadian residents are allowed to head to the United States for a COVID-19 vaccine and avoid quarantine on return if they meet some straightforward conditions, the Public Health Agency of Canada confirms.
Quebec announced a three-step reopening plan that would see the province, from late May to late June, reopen restaurants, bars, gyms and start allowing people to visit each other's homes again. The dates are still goals, but so far the province is ahead of schedule on vaccinations.
The Marco Polo, the largest container ship ever to visit the Eastern seaboard of North America, arrived at the Halifax port on Monday.
Travel agents say bookings and inquiries are up as people try to anticipate when COVID-19 restrictions will be lifted.
Canadian researchers are investigating the authenticity of a message in a bottle that could have been thrown from the Titanic, but some think it could be a decades-old hoax.